Bangalore is called the Silicon Valley of India, due to the boom in the tech and IT sector, with major growth in startups. With so much work and the rising temperature around the world, a certain treat has gain popularity in the city, bringing happiness to the tourist and locals alike. What is it you might ask? ICE-CREAM
So it is only fair, to have a list that showcases the best ice cream places for the beautiful city of Bangalore, so without wasting a second more here are 6 ice cream places in Bangalore every ice-cream lover would (and even the ones who are not)
The elite of the ice cream world, the numerous Haagen-Dazs outlets all around Bengaluru are always a crowd favourite. Its sorbet flavours and its crunches are its unique attractions, though the shakes and beverages are just as good. But Haagen-Dazs is best known for its sundaes, with the star of the show being the Seventh Heaven. The fondue served here is something to die for as well. The regular ice cream scoops are just as awesome, and any ice cream lover would find it difficult to choose just one from the menu. Despite being on the costlier side, with a wide variety, the premium ambience, and the superb taste, it is not difficult to understand why Haagen-Dazs keeps people coming back for more.
Address- Whitefield Main Road, Mahadevapura, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560048
Price- ₹800 for two
2. Apsara Ice Creams
Apsara Ice Creams comes with a unique range of flavours. With a whopping 23 outlets in the city, Apsara is a name that has to appear in any list of ice cream stalls in Bengaluru. With three interesting varieties in the menu - fruits, nuts, and kulfis, Apsara is the best when it comes to the desi ice cream taste. With flavours such as mosambi, Jamun, guava, sitafal, etc., the number of options and the taste on the list of fruit flavoured ice creams is completely unmatched by any other ice cream outlet. The nutty ice creams and the kulfis also similarly come in a wide range of delicious flavours. But the other thing that makes Apsara special is the option for sugar-free ice cream! Almost all the fruit flavoured ice cream also comes in sugar-free varieties. Apsara really has something for everyone! With very pocket-friendly prices to add to everything else, Apsara is the ice cream for anyone in any situation. As mentioned there are multiple joints of Apasara through out the city, but if you are staying in a hotel near J P Nagar, you can visit the most popular joint.
Address- 62, 7th cross, 24th Main Rd, near Chulha Chauki Da Dhabha, 2nd Phase, J. P. Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560078
Price- ₹400 for two
3. Cold Stone Creamery
Cold Stone Creamery's famous 'signature creations' can be found in 6 stalls across Bengaluru. There is something for everyone in the menu - from chocolate lovers or coffee lovers to cheesecake fans or even mint maniacs. But you are welcome to go beyond and try to create your own signature creation from the bright and eye-catching range of ice cream flavours they offer. As good as it looks, it tastes even better, with every creation offering something unique. The vast assortment of cakes shakes, and smoothies also make it very difficult to choose your favourite. Fair warning, though, the quantity is always more than you think it to be! If you visit Cold Stone, expect to leave with your heart as well as a tummy full. If you are staying at a hotel near Whitefield, you can visit the most popular joint of Cold Stone Creamery.
Address-Bus Stand, Plot no. 120, Ground floor, Export promotion & Industrial Park Ergotek Seating System Building, near BMPC Volvo, Whitefield, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560066
Price- ₹400 for two
4. Cream Stone
Launched in 2009 in Hyderabad, the Cream Stone chain spread fast like wildfire, and now proudly takes the spot as the most famous ice cream brand of South India. Cream Stone does ice cream a little differently with its 'concept ice creams', and they credit their research and development team for coming up with the unique but mesmerising combinations and concepts. Everything about the Cream Stone ice cream oozes coolness - from the ambience created by the combination of pink and brown to the way the ice cream is prepared by the servers, and right down to the supremely crunchy waffle cups or cones and bright attractive presentation. With 8 outlets around Bengaluru and very pocket-friendly prices, Cream Stone is always accessible, and always worth it. The most popular join of Cream Stone is located at Marathalli.
Address- 90/3, Outer Ring Rd, opposite to Innovative Multiplex, CKB Layout, Chandra Layout, Marathahalli, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560037
Price- ₹400 for two
5. Corner house
With 18 outlets across the city, Corner House is one of the landmark ice cream establishments of Bengaluru. Arguably the place with the best value for money, this is the most ideal place for regular ice cream runs with friends or to order a large tub to indulge yourself after a long day. Though it offers everything from cake desserts to thick shakes, the bestsellers here are always the sundaes, especially the very aptly named Death by Chocolate. While it has a large collection of chocolate sundaes, the fruit lovers are not forgotten at all, with fruit sundaes being a section of the menu with a refreshingly large number of options. With its friendly ambience, pocket-friendly prices, and its habit of making no compromise in quality or taste, this has to be your next regular hangout, especially in summer.
Address- 4C-614, HRBR Layout 2nd Block, HRBR Layout, Kalyan Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560043
Price- ₹350 for two
6. Milano Ice cream
One of the top-rated ice cream places in Bengaluru, Milano ice cream has 3 outlets in the city. It is the best place to go for Italian gelato, and it even serves gelato cake or gelato truffle. With a large variety of flavour, Milano will leave you spoilt for choice. But the best part of Milano ice cream is always the funky and attractive ice cream sticks, which come in a lot of different eye-catching shapes. The taste isn't any less wonderful than the look, however! One visit is enough to understand the secret behind its high rating because everything at Milano is close to perfect - from the ambience to the friendly staff to the finest gelato you can get your hands on. Visit once, and you're sure to visit again. Milano ice cream with it nice sitting space, is perfect for ice cream dates, so if you're on a visit to Bangalore with your partner, and staying over one of the couple friendly hotels in Indiranagar or couple friendly hotel in Jayanagar, this is your place to go.
Address- 460, Shri Krishna Temple Rd, Indira Nagar 1st Stage, Stage 1, Indiranagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560038
Price- ₹400 for two
Ice-cream is truly a spectacle made in heaven. They always cheer you up and bring a drop of happiness to the worst of situations. Maybe you didn't get a leave from work, and your plans to visit a couple friendly hotel in Mumbai or Couple friendly hotel in Delhi with your partner got cancelled or had a bad a rough week at college, a Sunday ice-cream delight will always make the situation, a little better. Because while ice cream tastes amazing, it is the positivity that they signify, makes everything a little better.